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Author Dingwall, Robert.

Title Essays on professions / Robert Dingwall.

Publication Info. Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2008]


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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 168 pages).
Series Ashgate classics in sociology
Ashgate classics in sociology.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-161) and index.
Contents Cover; Contents; Series Editor's Preface; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1 The Legacy of Parsons and Hughes; Chapter 2 Accomplishing Profession; Chapter 3 'Atrocity Stories' and Professional Relationships; Chapter 4 'In the Beginning was the Work ... ' Reflections on the Genesis of Occupations; Chapter 5 'A Respectable Profession'? Sociological and Economic Perspectives on the Regulation of Professional Services; Chapter 6 Closing the Market: Licensure and English Pharmacy 1794-1868; Chapter 7 Herbert Spencer and the Professions: Occupational Ecology Reconsidered.
Summary This is a timely and comprehensive collection of essays on professions, mainly in the fields of law and medicine, by an established academic. For the first time these hard to find or out of print papers are available in one place and are the culmination of the author's best work in the field.
Note Print version record.
Subject Professions -- Sociological aspects.
Health Occupations.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Knowledge Capital.
Law. (OCoLC)fst00993678
Medicine. (OCoLC)fst01014893
Professions -- Sociological aspects. (OCoLC)fst01078588
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Dingwall, Robert. Essays on professions. Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2008 (DLC) 2007023736
ISBN 9780754689423 (electronic bk.)
0754689425 (electronic bk.)
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